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Eat Well: What you may like and dislike about a new kind of peanut butter
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, Jun 28, 2016

Peanut butter.

I love the stuff. I've been known to eat it by the spoonful. Its creamy texture and rich, fatty flavor almost make me...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting June 28, 2016
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UCCS program to highlight need and techniques for good sleep
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Tue, Jun 28, 2016

"Sleep well" is good advice to live by, especially for roughly one-third of Americans who don't get enough of it.

According to Michele Okun,...

Colorado Springs resident tapped for national Parkinson's disease advisory council
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Tue, Jun 28, 2016

A Colorado Springs health worker, caregiver and advocate for those living with Parkinson's disease has been selected to serve on a national advisory...

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AROUND TOWN: Cowgirls & Cocktails changes tradition, invites the cowboys
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, Jun 27, 2016

For the first time, cowpokes were invited to join the gals at Cowgirls & Cocktails, the bright pink annual celebration to raise funds for local...

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Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic regulations
By: - 0 Mon, Jun 27, 2016

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly...

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AROUND TOWN: Komen survivors
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 26, 2016

More than 250 people in pink were on hand for the Komen Colorado South Survivors Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Antlers Hotel.

The attendees...

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AROUND TOWN: For Beth Bowlen Wallace, 'This One's for Pat,' is her dad's struggle with Alzheimer's
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Jun 23, 2016

"This one's for Pat" was the cheer as the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50, and it's on the team's huge championship rings.

Pat is Broncos...

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Springs growth spurs expansion of Children's Hospital project on north side
By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Children's Hospital Colorado has increased the sized of the hospital it plans to build in northern Colorado Springs by nearly two-thirds and selected...

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12-hour relay for cancer victims, survivors begins Friday in Colorado Springs
By: Rachel Riley - 0 Thu, Jun 23, 2016

More than 200 people will lace up their sneakers this weekend in honor of those who have battled cancer.

The American Cancer Society Relay for...

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Race, festival aimed at supporting Children's Hospital Colorado
By: Cassie Heeke - 0 Wed, Jun 22, 2016

Jackson Ziwak's family likes to say he's "of his right mind." The 11-year-old had a surgery in 2011 that disconnected the halves of his brain,...

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Dad gets tattoo to match son's brain cancer surgery scar
By: - 0 Wed, Jun 22, 2016

WICHITA, Kan. — The father of a Kansas boy who was self-conscious about scarring following brain cancer surgery has got a tattoo that resembles his...

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Live Well: What to do when yoga funds run short
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Jun 21, 2016

There are definite perks to attending a yoga class, including hands-on adjustments from the teacher and the energy of a group of yogis sharing the...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting June 21, 2016
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A strong core: Not just for athletes
By: - 0 Tue, Jun 21, 2016

Summer has arrived, so we're inundated with swimsuit ads and their six-pack-abs models. And it's easy to forget that a strong core is so much more...

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